How the U.S. Government Works

ebook ...and how it all comes together to make a nation

By Syl Sobel J.D.

cover image of How the U.S. Government Works

Sign up to save your library

With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

   Not today
Libby_app_icon.svg

Find this title in Libby, the library reading app by OverDrive.

app-store-button-en.svg play-store-badge-en.svg
LibbyApponDevice.png

Search for a digital library with this title

Title found at these libraries:

Loading...

This updated, easy-to-read book about the United States for kids explains the federal system as it works today. It also discusses why the framers of the Constitution created the U.S. government in the 18th century and the purposes it was designed to serve.

Parents, teachers, and gift givers will find:

  • an easy-to-read book about a complex subject revised for the classroom and home
  • curriculum aligned vocabulary, expanded glossary, discussion questions, and resource guide
  • information on how presidents and other officials are elected or appointed
  • Described are the Legislative branch, composed of the Senate and the House of Representatives; the Executive branch, headed by the President with the Cabinet members; and the Judicial branch, comprised of the Supreme Court of the United States and the lower federal courts throughout the nation.

    How the U.S. Government Works